Santa Claus delivers presents to all the good children in the world. But how? And why? We take a look at the science of Christmas gifts How fast does Santa travel? If we assume that Santa has to travel
The first commercial 3-D bioprinter, Organovo's NovoGen MMX Bioprinter, is manufacturing functional liver tissues that will soon help biochemists test new drugs. Here’s a look at the printing process.
"Earthrise," a photograph considered by many to be one of the most important photographs ever taken, has until now been only a photograph. But, for the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 8 mission that yielded
Like birdwatching, but for military robots. Consider it a rough Audubon guide to the mechanical fauna of battlefields. Created by Amsterdam-based designer Ruben Pater, the Drone Survival Guide is, on side,
Because it remains green year round, this parasitic plant has long been associated with fertility. To the best of my knowledge, I never saw live mistletoe until after relocating to Europe. But the leafless
People tend to hate to lose stuff they already own. This trait, known as the endowment effect, is likely handed down to us by evolution, since it is visible cross-culturally as well as in non-human primates.
China watchedthis month as the nation's first lunar rover rolled across the moon's surface. It was a moment of national pride when images of the six-wheel rover, dubbed Jade Rabbit, were transmitted live
It could rightly be called the most massive debate of the year: Physicists are locked in an argument over what happens if you fall into a black hole. On one side are those who support the traditional from
The eyes are more than windows to the soul, thanks to technologies that can reveal reflected faces in pupils of photographs. Dr. Rob Jenkins of the University of York's Department of Psychology published
From the world's largest underground hotel to Star Wars-style holographic communication, the coming year is set to unveil an array of incredible advances in science and technology Beam yourself across
A new book offers an intimate look at the endangered cat. This fall, National Geographic award-winning photographer Steve Winter published a book with Sharon Guynup called Tigers Forever. The images and
Listen · 1:58 Toggle more options Download• Transcript On A Hunt For Meteorites In Antarctica The Antarctic Search for Meteorites didn't glean as many meteorites as hoped during the 2012-2013 expedition,
Now the birth of Jesus Christ took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit. - Matthew 1:18 Merry
Pussy Riot members Nadezhda Tolokonnikova (R) and Maria Alyokhina talk to the media during a news conference in Moscow, December 27, 2013. One of two freed members of punk protest band Pussy Riot, Tolokonnikova,